Medicinal cannabis information Australia
Patient guides & resources to accessing medicinal cannabis
Information for Patients and Medical Professionals
Medicinal cannabis information for Australia is scattered and hard to find, Each Australian State and Territory has different requirements for patients accessing medicinal cannabis. To help both doctors and patients get the information they need to navigate the red tape we have put together these resources.
Australian Capital Territory
Prescribing Medicinal Cannabis in the Australian Capital Territory
Patient Information for Medicinal Cannabis
New South Wales
Cannabis medicines in New South Wales
Centre for Medicinal Cannabis Research and Innovation
Applying for medical marijuana New South Wales
Who can apply? Specialists only. GPs can assist specialist with ongoing prescriptions.
Information on state/territory requirements: Contact NT Chief Health Officer for further information. Phone: 08 8999 2633 Email: chiefhealthofficer.DoH@nt.gov.au
Frequently asked questions about medicinal cannabis in Victoria
Accessing Medicinal Cannabis in Victoria
Medicinal cannabis in Queensland
Patient guide to accessing medicinal cannabis
Applying for Medical Marihuana Queensland
Medicinal cannabis, Patient access in South Australia
Frequently asked questions on medicinal cannabis
Applying for Medical Cannabis South Australia
Medical Cannabis Products Access Flowchart – For Health Professionals
Medicinal Cannabis: Quick guide for health professionals
Applying for Medical Cannabis Western Australia
Websites & Other Resources
Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics
Established as part of the Brain and Mind Centre, the Lambert Initiative conducts high quality research to discover, develop and optimise safe and effective cannabinoid therapeutics in medicine.
Author of “Introduction to Medicinal Cannabis: An Easy Guide for Doctors and Patients”
Born in Poland Teresa worked as a junior doctor in a hospital in Glogow, a small town not too far from the German border. Arriving in Australia in 1987, she worked in Fairfield and Liverpool hospital then General Practice from 1993. She worked as a solo GP for a few years, then in a small family practice and later in large medical centres, currently based in Katoomba.
United In Compassion – full spectrum herbal medicinal Cannabis for the dignified relief of suffering
Our primary mission is advocating for patient access to Full Spectrum herbal medicinal Cannabis extracts and dried herb Cannabis; in a manner which is safe, effective, affordable, equitable and favourable for patients, for the dignified relief of suffering.
Medical Marijuana & Cannabinoid Science – the best resource for patients to learn about CBD and medicinal cannabis.
this site has a great selection of links to easily choose your topic of interest from and answers many FAQS
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